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In Defense of Food by Michael Pollan
" Found this book a bit much. I learned very little. What the author said has been said again and again and again. I do take issue with the author's comments about nutrition research. Those doing such research try to focus on issues of importance to... " Read more of this review »
Dvora made a comment in the group Art LoversThe Rape of Europa topic
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Albin wrote: "Luís wrote: "Dan's wrote: "nope I didn't say I missed the point of the movie.
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Maigret at the Crossroads by Georges Simenon
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Although I consider myself a Simenon fan (for the Maigret stories, that is) I reluctantly admit that I did not like this one. There is usually at least one endearing character you can get behind and sometimes a whole lot of them, or the plot is good....more
Dvora made a comment in the group Art LoversJuly 2014 topic
"Hebborn wrote the book in 1991. I don't know much about the art of forging except for what I read in his book, but that doesn't seem very long ago. He...more "
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The Enchanted April by Elizabeth von Arnim
" What an enjoyable read, originally published in 1922, these wonderful women decide to leave their dissatisfaction with these boring everyday life, and reply to a London ad about this Italian medieval castle available in April to those who are look... " Read more of this review »
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"If she went to Greece it's a different movie (Shirley Valentine goes to Greece). In this story it isn't a she, it's two women who are joined by two ot...more "
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